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Lowell National Historical Park Visitor Center

246 Market St, Lowell, MA 01852-1849
+1 978-970-5007
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National Park in Lowell, MA

The day we went the rangers really didn't explain what could be seen. The parking is in the lot... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Cheryl A
Walpole, New Hampshire
Great place to start!

I have lived near Lowell my whole life by not until I had kids really began to explore and learn... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Dracut, Massachusetts
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Visitors center located in the Market Mills complex of the park.
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good30%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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246 Market St, Lowell, MA 01852-1849
+1 978-970-5007
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Reviewed 6 days ago

The day we went the rangers really didn't explain what could be seen. The parking is in the lot and they will validate your ticket. I think you can take a trolley around town, but I'm not sure.

Thank Cheryl A
Reviewed 1 week ago

I have lived near Lowell my whole life by not until I had kids really began to explore and learn about the city. The visitor center is a great place to start! They have a lot of information about the area and the Rangers there...More

Thank 20TK17
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We did this on a rainy spring break day and it was a perfect activity to spend the day. The visitor center has great information about the area, gifts for purchase, the stamps for your National Park book, a movie viewing room, some exhibits and...More

Thank amberapocalypse
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Spend an afternoon here learning about the local cotton mill and how it operated. Great for families and history buffs.

Thank Randee G
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

Come to Lowell and experience all of our history. This museum showcases many of the sites in our beautiful city. Stop and take fun photos aboard the trolley or have someone laying down in front of it for fun. We have the first urban national...More

Thank dangregory31
Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

Nicely done visitor center. Historic overview movie and nice exhibits. Gift shop and purchase of tickets. I recommend the canal and trolley tour for only $12 bucks.

Thank Mark K
Reviewed 18 July 2017

From the visitor center go a few blocks to the Mills Girls and Immigration Exhibit. Better signage would be appreciated, though there was a park staff person to do some explaining. Thanks to the park service for making the information about the working girls lives...More

Thank jbwhitehouse
Reviewed 27 June 2017

Went here to check it out. Lots of Kewl things in here along with items to buy.Very helpful people working in there too. My husband bought his America the Beautiful lifetime pass. Which is good to get in all national parks. It is a lifetime...More

Thank Dibird50
Reviewed 23 June 2017

Learned so much about Lowell from the wonderful exhibits. Nicely presented plus the park rangers were generous with historical facts and stories. It was a very enjoyable afternoon.

Thank Marsha L
Reviewed 16 June 2017

A well made video tells the history of manufacturing in Lowell and sets the stage for everything else you will see during the day. The museum store has a fine collection of books and artifacts for sale. There is free parking if you get the...More

Thank Charles B
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